Located conveniently close to the city centre and the University of Edinburgh, Bonsai is the perfect place for tasty, authentic and affordable Japanese cuisine. The charming interior is complemented by friendly and welcoming staff, who are happy to recommend dishes to Japanese-food novices. An extensive menu offers a plethora of options catering to a wide range of tastes. The teriyaki salmon is particularly delectable: beautifully flaky fish, perfectly accompanied by spicy stir-fried vegetables. The list of flavoursome sides will leave you spoilt for choice – don’t miss the sweet prawn sashimi or luxurious dumplings. To finish, treat yourself to one of the creative desserts; the banana tempura with ice cream hits the mark for both innovation and taste. The perfect spot for a light lunch or a larger evening meal, Bonsai offers tantalisingly fresh food at an unexpectedly low cost.